Guide to the Coastal Resources of Guam: Vol. 1
THE FISHES

Steven S. AMESBURY                   Robert F. MYERS

DEDICATION

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

ZOOGEOGRAPHY

ECOLOGY

BIOLOGY AND BEHAVIOR

VALUE OF FISH RESOURCES

CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT

DANGEROUS MARINE FISHES

HOW TO USE THIS BOOK

BIBLIOGRAPHY

SPECIES INDEX

CHAMORRO NAMES

Katnik, S.  1982.  Effects of fishing
    pressure on the reef flat fisheries of
    Guam.  M.S. thesis, Univ. of Guam.  
    62 p.

Lassuy, D. R.  1980.  Effects of
    “farming” behavior by
    Eupomacentrus lividus and     Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon
    on algal community structure.  Bull.
    Mar. Sci. 30:304–312.

Lobel, P., and R. E. Johannes.  1980.
    Nesting, eggs and larvae of
    triggerfishes (Balistidae).  Env. Biol.
    Fish. Vol. 5(3):251–252.

Lubbock, R., and N. V. C. Polunin.  
    1977.  Notes on the Indo-West
    Pacific genus Ctenogobiops
    (Teleostei:Gobiidae), with
    descriptions of three new species. 
    Revue Suisse Zool. 84(2):505–514.

Masuda, H., C. Araga, and T. Yoshino.
    1975.  Coastal fishes of Southern
    Japan.  Tokai Univ. Press, Tokyo,
    1975.  379 p.

Moyer, J. T.  1981.  Interspecific
    spawning of the pygmy angelfishes
    Centropyge shepardi and C.
    bispinosus
at Guam.  Micronesica
    17(1–2):119–124.

Moyer, J. T., and L. T. Bell.  1976.
    Reproductive behavior of the
    anemonefish Amphiprion clarkii at
    Miyake-jima, Japan.  Japan J.
    Ichthyol. 23:23–32.

Moyer, J. T., and A. Nakazono.  1978.
    Population structure, reproductive
    behavior, and proton
    hermaphroditism in the angelfish
    Centropyge interruptus at Miyake-
    jima, Japan.  Jap. J. Ichthyol. (1):
    25–39.

Myers, R. F.  1979.  Fishes.  In L. G.
    Eldredge et al.  Marine Environmental
    survey of Okat, Kosrae.  Univ. Guam
    Mar. Lab., Tech. Rept. No. 63.  101 p.

__.  1980.  Chaetodon flavocoronatus,
    a new species of butterflyfish
    (Chaetodontidae) from Guam,
    Mariana Islands.  Micronesica
    16(2):297–303.

__.  1982.  Fishes.  In Randall, R. H.,
    and L. G. Eldredge (eds.),
    Assessment of the shoalwater
    environments in the vicinity of the
    proposed OTEC development at
    Cabras Island, Guam. Univ. Guam
    Mar. Lab., Tech. Rept. No. 79.  208 p.

Myers, R. F., and J. W. Shepard.  1980.
    New records of fishes from Guam,
    with notes on the ichthyofauna of
    the southern Marianas.  Micronesica
    16(2):305–347.
Randall, J. E.  1961.  A contribution to
    the biology of the convict
    surgeonfish of the Hawaiian Is.,    Acanthurus triostegus sandvicensis.
    Pac. Sci. 15(2):215–272.

__.  1968.  Caribbean Reef Fishes.  
    T.F.H. Publ., Neptune City.  318 p.

__.  1973.  Tahitian fish names and
    preliminary checklist of the fishes of
    the Society Islands.  Occ. Pap. B. P.
    Bishop Mus. 24(11):167–214.

__.  1977.  A contribution to the
    biology of the whitetip reef shark
    (Trienodon obesus).  Pac. Sci..
    31(2):143–164.

__.  1981.  A survey of ciguatera at
    Enewetak and Bikini, Marshall Is.
    with notes on the systematics and
    food habits of ciguatoxic fishes.  
    Fish. Bull. 78(2):201–249.

Randall, J. E., and V. E. Brock.  1960.
    Observations on the ecology of
    epinepheline and lutjanid fishes of
    the Society Is. with emphasis on
    food habits.  Trans. Amer. Fish.
    Soc. 89(1):9–16.

Randall, J. E., and J. H. Choat.  1980.
    Two new parrotfishes of the genus
    Scarus from the Central and South
    Pacific, with further examples of
    sexual dichromatism.  Zool. J.
    Linnaean Soc. 70(4):383–419.

Randall, J. E., K. Matsura, and A.
    Zama.  1979.  A revision of the
    triggerfish genus Xanthichthys,
    with a description of a new species.
    Bull. Mar. Sci. 28(4):688–706.

Randall, J. E., S. M. Mead, and A. P. L.
    Sanders.  1978.  Food habits of the
    giant humphead wrasse, Cheilinus
    undulatus
(Labridae).  Envr. Biol.
    Fish. Vol. 3(2):235–238.

Randall, J. E., and H. K. Randall.  1960.
    Examples of mimics, and protective
    resemblance in tropical marine
    fishes.  Bill. Mar. Sci. Gulf. Caribb.
    10(4):444–480.

Reese, E. S.  1975.  A comparative field
    study of the social behavior and
    related ecology of reef fishes of the
    family Chaetodontidae.  Z.
    Tierspychol. 37:37–61.

Ross, R. M.  1978a.  Reproductive
    behavior of the anemonefish
    Amphiprion melanopus on
    Guam. Copeia 1978(1):103–107.

 

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